SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Metropolis planners in Oceanside are the newest to suggest a so-called “Street Weight loss program,” which is when a metropolis takes away road lanes for vehicles to make room for bike lanes and pedestrians.
Tonight, the council voted four to 1 in favor of the brand new sensible progress plan, however just for 75 % of the stretch of highway.
A part of the plan is to scale back what’s presently 4 lanes of auto visitors into two lanes of auto visitors with the opposite two lanes designated for parking and bicycle visitors.
As well as, six intersections would additionally get replaced with roundabouts.
Town hopes to fund the highway enhancements by way of grants from a number of businesses together with SANDAG.